DATE: March 8, 2017

TO: UAPC MEMBERS 2016-17

Rebecca Blank (Chancellor) Cathy Middlecamp (Physical Sciences)
William Karpus (Graduate School) Dennis Miller (Arts and Humanities)
John Karl Scholz (Administrative Appointee) Carol Pope (University Staff Appointee)
Seth Blair (University Committee Appointee) Debra Shapiro (Academic Staff Appointee)
Tom Broman (University Committee Representative) Sarah Thal (University Committee Appointee)
Mark Eriksson (University Committee Appointee) Darryl Thelen (University Committee Appointee)
Brian Gould (Social Studies) Matthew Zinsli (Associated Students of Madison)
Ed Jackson (Biological Sciences)

FROM: Sarah C. Mangelsdorf (Chair)

RE: MARCH 2017 UAPC Meeting - 52 BASCOM HALL, 3:30-5:00pm

(pdf copy of the agenda suitable for printing)

  1. Welcome, introductions, opening announcements.

CONSENT AGENDA

  1. Automatic Consent – Minutes of the February 16, 2017, meeting. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.01
  2. Establish the capstone certificate in Clinical Nurse Specialist – Adult/Gerontology, School of Nursing. The School of Nursing is up to date for program review. This action is conditional upon approval at the March 10, 2017, Graduate Faculty Executive Committee (GFEC) meeting. This action is effective Fall 2017. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.02
  3. Suspend admissions and discontinue the undergraduate Certificate of Specialist in Gerontology, Institute on Aging, School of Medicine and Public Health. Spring 2017 will be the last semester for admission to the certificate. Admissions will be suspended effective Summer 2017. Discontinuation is effective Spring 2020 or sooner if no students remain enrolled in the program. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.03

APPROVAL ITEMS

  1. Establish the undergraduate-level Certificate in Political Economy, Philosophy, and Politics, Department of Political Science, College of Letters and Science. Program review in the Department of Political Science is up to date. This action is effective Fall 2017. Presenters: Ricardo Court, faculty associate, Political Science; Greg Downey, associate dean, Letters and Science. UAPC Doc 2017.02.16.04
  2. Rename the School of Library and Information Studies to the Information School, College of Letters and Science. School of Library and Information Studies program review is up to date. This action is effective July 1, 2017. Presenters: Kristin Eschenfelder, director, School of Library and Information Studies; Greg Downey, associate dean, Letters and Science. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.05; Addendum submitted March 9, 2017 UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.11
  3. POSTPONED - Merge the Department of Landscape Architecture in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and the Department of Urban and Regional Planning in the College of Letters and Science to create the Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture in the College of Letters and Science. Program review in the Department of Landscape Architecture was completed in 2015-16. Program review in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning is in progress. This action is effective July 1, 2017. Presenters: Ken Genskow, chair, Urban and Regional Planning; Samuel Dennis, chair, Landscape Architecture; Kathryn VandenBosch, Dean, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences; Karl Scholz, Dean, College of Letters and Science. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.06
  4. Discontinue the secondary education undergraduate majors and minors, School of Education. Admission to the majors was suspended effective Spring 2014 for all students. This action is effective Summer 2017. Spring 2017 will be the last semester for enrollment and awards. Presenters: Eric Knuth, professor, Curriculum and Instruction; Carolyn Kelley, senior associate dean, School of Education. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.07
    1. Biology Major and Minor
    2. Chemistry Major and Minor
    3. Earth Science Major
    4. Economics Major and Minor
    5. English Major and Minor
    6. Geography Major and Minor
    7. History Major and Minor
    8. Mathematics Major and Minor
    9. Natural Science Major
    10. Physics Major and Minor
    11. Political Science Major and Minor
    12. Social Studies Major
    13. Sociology Major and Minor
    14. Anthropology Minor
    15. Psychology Minor
  5. Establish four named options associated with the BS Elementary Education, Department of Curriculum and Instruction, School of Education This action is effective Fall 2017. Program review in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction is up to date. Presenters: Kimber Wilkerson, director of teacher education, School of Education; Carolyn Kelley, senior associate dean, School of Education. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.08, UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.09 web materials including assessment plans
    1. Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence/English as a Second Language
    2. Early Childhood/English as a Second Language
    3. Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence/Content-focused Minor
    4. Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence
  6. Establish the named option Middle Childhood through Early Adolescence associated with the BS Special Education, Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education, School of Education. This action is effective Fall 2017. Program review in the Department of Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education is up to date. Presenters: Bonnie Doren, associate professor, Rehabilitation Psychology and Special Education; Carolyn Kelley, senior associate dean, School of Education. UAPC Doc 2017.03.16.10

Meeting Schedule for 2016-17, 3:30-5:00 pm:
April 20, 2017; May 18, 2017; June 15, 2017

Agenda materials and policy documents are posted at http://www.apir.wisc.edu/uapc.htm

Attachments

Copies: Ricardo Court, Samuel Dennis, Bonnie Doren, Greg Downey, Kristin Eschenfelder, Ken Genskow, Eric Knuth, Sarah Pfatteicher, Kimber Wilkerson

Deans: John Baldacchino, Lori Berquam, Robert Golden, Diana Hess, Mark Markel, François Ortalo-Magné, Guido Podestá, Margaret Raymond, Paul Robbins, Ian Robertson, Jeff Russell, Linda Scott, Soyeon Shim, Steve Swanson, Kathryn VandenBosch

Also: Teresa Adams, Jeff Armstrong, Michael Bernard-Donals, Suzanne Broadberry, Steve Cramer, Heather Daniels, Toni Good, Marty Gustafson, Steve Hahn, Margaret Harrigan, Clare Huhn, Phil Hull, Eden Inoway-Ronnie, Derek Kindle, Elaine Klein, Sarah Kuba, Sara Lazenby, John Lease, Marsha Mailick, Jocelyn Milner, Mo Noonan Bischof, Tim Norris, Scott Owczarek, Rebecca Ring, Patrick Sims, Wren Singer, Steve Smith, Beth Warner